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Starbucks Reviews

Updated 22 Aug 2019

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3.8
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77%
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Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson
Kevin Johnson
3548 Ratings
Pros
Cons
  • "Baristas not always inclined to come to work(in 1156 reviews)

  • "Fast-paced with some rude customers at times(in 593 reviews)

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  1. "Inspiring values great Human relations"

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    Current Employee - Store Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Starbucks full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great benefits such as; apprenticeship, free drinks and discounts . Bean stock

    Cons

    Not a great pay. Not enough company owned

    Advice to Management

    None

    Starbucks2019-05-22
  2. "fast paced job"

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    Former Employee - Barista 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Starbucks part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    good training and helpful management

    Cons

    long hour shifts can be tiring

    Starbucks2019-08-22
  3. "Work Culture"

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    Current Employee - Barista in York, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Starbucks full-time

    Pros

    Positive good benefits friendly staff good work life balance

    Cons

    none that I am aware of

    Advice to Management

    none that i am aware of

    Starbucks2019-08-21
  4. "Good but better working non franchised"

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    Current Employee - Shift Supervisor in Plymouth, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Starbucks part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Free drinks, Great learning opportunities, Progressment

    Cons

    Rude customers, Pay differs by licensees

    Starbucks2019-08-20
  5. "Blur"

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    Former Employee - Barista 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Starbucks part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great flat leadership structure, that made me feel comfortable

    Cons

    Long hours which I did not ask for.

    Starbucks2019-08-18
  6. "Good job"

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    Current Employee - Shift Supervisor 

    I have been working at Starbucks full-time

    Pros

    Always busy, learn a lot

    Cons

    Pay is not too great

    Starbucks2019-08-15
  7. "Starbucks"

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    Current Employee - Starbucks Shift Supervisor in Northampton, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Starbucks full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Staff perks Good hours Free drinks First tasters in new stuff Customers

    Cons

    Franchise poor pay Poor management at times Odd customer disappointment No bonuses Low tip amount

    Starbucks2019-08-15
  8. "Great Experience"

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    Former Employee - Public Relations Intern in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Starbucks full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great atmosphere. Lovely people. Fantastic brand.

    Cons

    Nothing to report. Loved working there.

    Starbucks2019-08-14
  9. "Working Environment"

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    Current Employee - Barista in Reading, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Starbucks part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Kind people to work with.

    Cons

    customers and time to learn how to do all coffees.

    Advice to Management

    none

    Starbucks2019-08-13
  10. "Not bad"

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    Former Employee - Coffee Specialist 

    I worked at Starbucks part-time

    Pros

    Free food, good fun, lots of laughs

    Cons

    Long hours, coffee smell, bad management

    Starbucks2019-08-12
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